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Newport Dunes Waterfront Resort & Marina

  • Newport Dunes Waterfront Resort & Marina
  • Newport Dunes Waterfront Resort & Marina
  • Newport Dunes Waterfront Resort & Marina

Resort to something extraordinary. Located in the scenic oceanside city of Newport Beach, Newport Dunes sits on 100 lush, landscaped acres housing more than 382 oversized RV sites and 24 cabins/cottages. All sites accommodate double slideouts and offer full hookups. Tent campers welcome. Easy access to attractions, including theme parks and shopping. World-class dining, entertainment and cultural events. Free wireless access. Newport Dunes Waterfront Resort & Marina is the ultimate RV destination.

  • Beach
  • Bridal Showers & Parties
  • Ceremony Venues
  • Meetings & Event Facilities
  • Reception Venues
  • Rehearsal Venues
  • Wedding - Venues
  • Weddings
Meetings & Events

Meeting planners seeking to wow their attendees with a unique waterfront venue will be impressed by Newport Dunes Waterfront Resort & Marina. Gracing a scenic waterfront stretch of the Back Bay Nature Preserve, this 104 acre aquatic park promises highly customized, memorable events in the quintessential coastal California setting. Encompassing 50,000 square feet of event space to accommodate meetings, trade shows or other special occasions, gatherings at Newport Dunes Waterfront Resort & Marina can range from a grand tented affair with a dramatic waterfront backdrop, to intimate team-building events enjoyed via water sports on the Bay, to luxe Hamptons-style beach events under the stars, to casual toes-in-the sand barbeques. In addition to turnkey event planning and catering services, Newport Dunes Waterfront Resort & Marina offers guests the Back Bay Bistro, a waterfront restaurant and bar with indoor and outdoor seating, delectable food and drinks, and lovely Bay views.

Enhanced COVID-19 Procedures

Guests are encouraged to practice physical distancing, wear facial coverings, and avoid congregations of 10 or more people on resort property.

Public Areas, including all high-contact surfaces, receive daily, frequent cleaning. In addition, hand sanitizer stations are placed around guest areas and acrylic shields have been installed at service points.

Team Members are required to wear PPE at all times for select tasks, and frequent temperature checks and physical distancing practices are maintained while on property.

Accommodations are cleaned and sanitized prior to guest arrival and immediately after departure, using environmentally-approved disinfectants on all surfaces and high-contact items.


  • Back Bay Bistro
    2,193 sq. feet
  • Bayside Pavilion
    14,000 sq. feet
  • Bayview
    1,000 sq. feet
  • Bayview Room & Grass
    6,237 sq. feet
  • Cabanas
    196 sq. feet
  • Gazebo
    10,908 sq. feet
  • Marina Clubhouse
    1,196 sq. feet
  • Marina Grass
    13,803 sq. feet
  • Wind & Sea
    650 sq. feet
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Yelp Based on 373 Reviews Yelp

Although we are generally RV campers, we just wanted to check out this place for future stays, so we got a terrific deal on off season small cottage. $95... More

Great place to stay at with lots of activities to do. Price - It is in the higher priced range for a RV Site with full hook ups. Front row spot are high... More

I grew up here in Orange County, Newport Dunes was the place to go when launching my dads boat on the weekends, and the place to come for summer camping... More

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